Brightly colored, stuffed with mice: Graphic Novels

Brightly colored, stuffed with mice: Graphic Novels

Brightly Colored, Stuffed With Mice: Graphic Novels There’s always a brisk trade in graphic novels and webcomics in crowdfundingspace, all exciting, stuffed with [pick one: A) magic, B) warm slice-of-life tableaux, C) foxes]. I didn’t want these two gems to slip by without at least a quick glance, they’re all neat projects and well worth ..

Aim for their black soulless eyes!

Aim for their black soulless eyes!

A story of violence, love, prophecy, revenge, and violence in a timeless war that you probably weren’t informed of… Penguins vs. Possums Kickstarter ending 3/21/14 Since the dawn of time–or at least since the supercontinent Pangea separated, marsupials became a “thing,” and penguins were shunted to the frozen south–they have waged a secret war. Two ..

Webcomics: It Came from Patreon

Webcomics: It Came from Patreon

Illustration by Not-Fun, whose webcomic “Inhuman” is currently crowdfunding on Patreon. Thank you, Icarus!! Greetings from Patreon! Land of trickle-funding and micropayments, where full digital art spreads bring in $3 and pony videos $550…if you have a nice British accent. Joking aside, Patreon is proving to be a go-to source for content providers, a low-key ..

Wolves of Portland: Brick Port Dogs

Wolves of Portland: Brick Port Dogs

 Gaslight adventure, humor, magic, romance, and the challenges of juggling business and anthropomorphism in Steampunk-era New England… Brick Port Dogs Open-ended project on Patreon UPDATE 3/2/14: The Brickport web comic launches tomorrow! I would never have stumbled across the artist Elizabeth “Glowcat” Malloy had I not seen her page on Patreon. And I’m so very ..

Such Big Teeth: Wolfen Jump

Such Big Teeth: Wolfen Jump

Underground anthology comic stuffed with more wolves than the elevator at FC… Wolfen Jump Indiegogo ending 2/17/14 There’s indie comics–artsy and thoughtful with quirky characters, playful, dialog-based, gentle little fantasies, serious little slices of life. The Flight anthology series springs to mind, but there’s dozens of titles out there. Heck, one of the granddaddy indies is even furry, ..

Golden Tablets and Lost Hyenas: From the Dust

Golden Tablets and Lost Hyenas: From the Dust

Stories from the Old Testament and Book of Mormon, played out by the animals that would have been there… From the Dust A part of me is nervous covering a project with its feet firmly in the world of religion, because that’s a language that geek culture dismisses, by and large. But it’d be a ..

In the year 8510: Black Paw

In the year 8510: Black Paw

When the world seems lost and mankind stands at the eve of destruction, the Gods give them…furries… The Black Paw: Return of the Dragon The year: unknowable. The world as we know it has run its course. Humanity’s last gasp is the war–well, the first war, against Tiamat, a godlike force from beyond that brings with ..

It’s School For Cats: Bittersweet Candy Bowl III

It’s School For Cats: Bittersweet Candy Bowl III

Cute cartoon cats are awkward, sad, joyful, real people too… Bittersweet Candy Bowl Welcome back to high school. Crushes, math finals, personality contests, it’s all here. Like the author says, her webcomic, Bittersweet Candy Bowl, is “a funny, sweet, and sad story about friendship, history essays, and unrequited love.” The strip’s a journey through adolescence ..

Dog, Cat, they fight crime: A Piggy’s Tale

Dog, Cat, they fight crime: A Piggy’s Tale

Noble superdog and ignoble supercat save lives through the power of empathy and possibly a hairball gun A Piggy’s Tale V-e-r-y loosely based on real life events, A Piggy’s Tail, now on Kickstarter, is the action-packed graphic novel story of a good-hearted canine working to rescue and heal animals–and people–in need. In real life (generally not ..